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Kotnov Castle (Hrad Kotnov)

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A small museum, beautiful view of Tábor

There is a small museum at that castle nowadays. For public is open a tower with a nice view of... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2017
Chrudim, Czech Republic
Small museum and nice views

I visited this castle recently and the best part about it are the views from the tower which gives... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2017
Stirling B
Ottawa, Canada
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Aug 5, 2017
“A small museum, beautiful view of Tábor”
Jul 24, 2017
“A beautiful castle, where you can go up to the tower”
Staroklokotska 12, Tabor 390 03, Czech Republic
+420 381 252 788
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Reviewed August 5, 2017

There is a small museum at that castle nowadays. For public is open a tower with a nice view of Tábor, too. It doesn't take long time to see everything here and it is a nice "trip to past time". Admission is 30,- CZK per...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2017

Kotnov Castle is located in the Town Walls in the old town of Tabor, a city in the Bohemian Region, in Czech Republic. You can visit the castle, where there is a little exposition, and go up to the tower, from where you see very...More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed July 22, 2017

I visited this castle recently and the best part about it are the views from the tower which gives you quite nice views of tabor and the surrounding area. There is also a small museum that is worth a look. One of the best attractions...More

1  Thank Stirling B
Reviewed November 8, 2016

The views of the city were amazing! There is also a museum that was interesting but all the information was in Czech. Still worth walking through.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Great birds eye view over Tabor. There is also a small museum (I sadly don't speak any Czech, hence can't say anything about the exhibit).

Thank TravelsFromAtoZ
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Only part of the old castle left! Nice view over the city and valley. There is a little museam you can visit after the climb of the tower. Too bad that there is no translation...

1  Thank Lander V
Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Tower and castle which were established for defence of the hussite town. Best of all is view from the top of the tower. If the weather condition is good, you can see as far as Germany! On the way to the Klokoty Monastery from Tábor...More

Thank Daj R
Reviewed December 19, 2015

I think the view you get from the top of this tower is by itself worth most of the price of admission. Take your camera for some fantastic rooftop shots.

Thank bmoore747
Reviewed July 29, 2015

Climb the 155 steps of the Kotnov Tower for beautiful views of the town and the surrounding countryside. A short walk from the town square.

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